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Connect Community Volunteer

Connect Community Volunteer
RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People)
Description of the role:

Our growing Connect community brings us together as blind and partially sighted people, alongside others who care about us. The Community is where we can enjoy the company of others, give and receive help, share stories and information, get inspired and encourage others. It also helps us to come together to raise public awareness of sight loss and challenge barriers to independence.

We have many different opportunities for your talents and interests. You can help organise or provide general assistance at activities and events, gather information, write news features and much more.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

• Good communication skills
• An understanding of issues affecting blind / partially sighted people

Practical information:

The role is flexible for a few hours a week.

You will receive:

• Induction
• Expenses
• Supervision and help from your Manager
• Training as appropriate


Additional Information
DBS check needed: No
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 26.11.2018
Organisation Information

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) offer support for those affected by sight loss. Whether you’re losing your sight or you’re blind or partially sighted, practical and emotional support is available to help you face the future with confidence.

Charity number: 226227